Spotlight: Q&A with Ian Chan, CEO & Founder, Abpro

About Abpro Abpro is an integrated life science company focused on industrial biochemistry. Through its DiversImmune™ platform, Abpro leverages synthetic biology and immunology to create novel biomolecules for use in research, diagnostics, animal health and therapeutics. Abpro’s platform has been validated by major pharmaceutical, biotechnology and academic labs around the world. What was your inspiration […]

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Spotlight: Charles River Massachusetts to Open

Charles River Massachusetts will open in January 2016. This 450,000 square foot facility increases capacity for PK services, non-GLP toxicology, GLP toxicology and small molecule bioanalysis, with plans to add services each year. Conveniently located just outside of Boston in Shrewsbury, the facility provides Cambridge-area clients direct access to their studies. From website: “As a […]

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PAIN Q&A – The Big3Bio Interview and Event Preview

Hydra Biosciences, a Cambridge company leading the field in Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) ion channel modulation for pain, inflammation, renal disease, anxiety and pulmonary disease, is hosting a panel discussion entitled “PAIN: a conversation.” Taking place at The Liberty Hotel in Boston from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 22, the event will […]

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Event Recap: BIO 2015 in Philadelphia

By Dr Kristophe Diaz, Big3Bio East Coast Consultant This year’s BIO Convention was held in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, and the 150,000 square feet of convention space gave 1,800 exhibitors a chance to showcase their technologies, capabilities, and, for many countries and 47 states and regions, an opportunity to share a snapshot of […]

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Event Recap: MassBio’s 2015 Annual Meeting

By Dr Kristophe Diaz, Big3Bio East Coast Consultant Last week, MassBio’s annual meeting was a very special gathering for several reasons, with one standing out: the nation’s oldest biotechnology trade association was celebrating its 30th anniversary, and it was an occasion to reflect and realize how far the industry has come in those 30 years – and how […]

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BioPharm America 2014: Partnerships to Solve the World’s Unmet Needs

Event Recap by Karen Ring, Big3Bio Event Correspondent How important is it that the major players in the life sciences — pharma, biotech, startups, academics, etc. – increase partnering to tackle unmet patient needs and develop innovative treatments for serious diseases? BioPharm America 2014, held in Boston from September 22-24, brought together the leaders from […]

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Event Recap: Healthcare Pioneers Day in Boston

Recently, Big3Bio Boston attended a daylong conference, “Healthcare Pioneers Day,” organized by Dr. Simon Sikorski, president of Healthcare Pioneers, Inc. Healthcare Pioneers is a nationwide business development network that connects healthcare professionals. This active network is made of startup entrepreneurs, practicing physicians, industry experts, and investors. Hosted by Merck at their research laboratories in the […]

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